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The Toys in Your Attic That Are Worth Money

Is there anything that ignites childhood nostalgia more than seeing our beloved toys that we carried everywhere with us?

Nostalgia is in and we’re indulging in our favourite music, TV shows, movies, and fashion from our younger years. This is being extended to our childhood playthings too, with old-school toys making a huge comeback amongst adults. Toy World Magazine reported that in...

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Fix Playtime Boredom With Janod’s DIY Solutions!

Iconic Wooden Toys Are Primed And Ready For Budding Builders !

French toy brand Janod is thrilled to offer the helping hand that all budding DIY experts will need in its adorable Brico range! From the dynamic Drill and crafty Chainsaw , to the ingenious Build-Your-Own Robots and tremendous Tool Belt , there is truly something for every little constructer with Janod’s imagination-building toys...

M&S OPENS EARLY LEARNING CENTRE ‘SHOP IN SHOP’ IN PLYMOUTH STORE, JUST IN TIME FOR EASTER

M&S Plymouth is excited to announce the arrival of award-winning early years toy specialist, Early Learning Centre.

Opening just in time for Easter, the new ‘shop in shop’ has just opened and the dedicated area is stocked with Early Learning Centre’s best-selling toys, designed to support children’s learning and development. The new area offers a fun shopping experience for the whole...

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NEW! Dingle Dangle - Head-worn Nappy Changing Hack for Parents

DADS CREATE DINGLE DANGLE TOY Award-winning parenting toolkit brings the fun(ny) to nappy changing

Tired of facing nappy changing nightmares, two like-minded dads set out to design an innovative product that would make nappy changing easier, interactive and more fun. The Dingle Dangle was born.

The Dingle Dangle is an innovative hands-free sensory toy worn on the head of parents, so...

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The Wonder of Play Brought to Life Through Geomagworld.

Geomag’s popular Magicube Full Color line has added to their range. Magicube building blocks are made from 100% recycled materials and provide hours of endless magnetic fun.

Swiss toy brand Geomagworld has provided educational and fun toys since1998. Their award-winning and STEM-enriched toys help children’s playtime become full of educational elements. Geomag’s range of Magicube...

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Dantoy Launch Brand New Toy Line – Created from Recycled Maritime Materials.

In 2018 dantoy launched its BIO-line which was made from sugarcane. In 2020 dantoy launched their GREEN BEAN line , which is products made from internal waste. Last year in 2021 dantoy launched their Take Back Strategy , in which they collect damaged dantoy toys to turn them into brand new toys.

Now in 2022, dantoy has presented its newest line – Blue Marine Toys , a unique solution...

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GIVE TOYS A NEW HOME THIS CHRISTMAS

Here’s how you can donate unwanted toys at your local Hungry Horse this Christmas
  • A third of kids get bored of presents in under ten minutes on Christmas Day
  • 40% of parents throw out unwanted toys and a quarter say they’ve chucked out a toy that’s still in the packaging
  • New UK wide donation scheme launched at Hungry Horse pubs to repurpose unwanted toys
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Buy toys safely this Christmas

OPSS has produced safety guidance on how to buy toys safely this Christmas.

From: Office for Product Safety and Standards

The Office for Product Safety and Standards (OPSS) is partnering with Chartered Trading Standards Institute, The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents, Child Accident Prevention Trust and Netmums to raise awareness of how to buy toys safely.

Know who...
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Attic Self Storage Succeeds Goal of Collecting 1000 Toy Donations for Underprivileged Children in London

Over 1000 toys donated over the month of September Toys to now be donated to North London Charity, The Toy Project

Throughout the month of September, Attic Self Storage , the London-based self-storage company, launched a weekly toy collection service in the capital to encourage families to donate their unwanted toys to children in need. With the final collections now complete, it can be...